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398: Proof of Curiosity

This week, we dig into two frameworks for leveling up at work: Proof of Curiosity and The Helpful Hierarchy. Whether you’re looking for more accountability, want to stand out in a job interview, or just want to be more intentional with your professional growth, we think these frameworks will help.


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This week we talk about how to stand out as a designer, centering on a WIP idea we’re calling proof of curiosity.


Cool Things:

  • Brian shared Paddington, just a wholesome, lovely movie that we finally watched together this past week. Part 2 to follow, we hear great things.
  • Marshall shared Fist to Five, a technique for quickly getting feedback or gauging consensus during a meeting.

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